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Re: libwww patch

From: <jose.kahan@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 6 Jan 2000 11:52:21 +0100 (MET)
Message-Id: <200001061052.LAA15438@tuvalu.inrialpes.fr>
To: joe bester <bester@mcs.anl.gov>
CC: www-lib@w3.org
Joe,

I tested and committed your patches[1]. I just made some slight style changes
to conform to the coding style method.

Thanks for the good work!

-Jose

[1] http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/www-lib/1999OctDec/0070.html

In our previous episode, joe bester said:
> Enclosed is a patch against the latest CVS to work around the differences
> in reentrant libc functions. This fixes some compile problems and coredumps
> on Linux, Irix, and AIX.
> 
> This patch adds configure-time checks for ctime_r(), readdir_r(),
> gethostbyname_r(), gethostbyaddr_r(), and getlogin_r(). 
> 
> I also have a couple of minor modifications to some of the html
> headers to get them to compile with the AIX compiler. The cast in
> HTUtils.html works around the fact that xlc thinks that
> 0xFFFFFFFF is too large for a 32-bit enumeration value (weird,
> yes?).
> 
> Finally, there is am increase of the HOSTENT_MAX value. I kept
> running into trouble with the DNS resolver with the default
> buffer size.
> 
> joe
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